You make a statement with your dice bag. When you sit down at a gaming table, plop the bag in front of you and withdraw your favourite dice you are letting your fellow players know something about your personality. So, who wants a Pokemon Magikarp dice bag? Surely storing your dice in a magical fish […]
This dice tower looks good enough to feature on someone’s expertly constructed Dungeons & Dragons diorama. The actual intent, of course, is for players to drop dice in the top, for them to safely rattle down without falling off the table and into the dish below. This was a two-person job. Joshua Westman of Barnicus […]
The second thing you notice in this Kickstarter is the name of the company; ‘Flying Horseduck’. Good one. Of course, the first thing you’re likely to notice is how their golf ball sized 60-sided die could probably be used as a thrown weapon! They’re asking for US$10,000 to mill and laser all these die and […]
Gil Ramirez is a blacksmith known as the Vlogsmith on YouTube and he likes to make interesting dice. His most recent project took a meteorite and made a d20. The dice was electro-etched to carve in the numbers on each face. Then the space d20 was acid etched to bring out the Widmanstatten lines. The […]
[Show me more] Etsy retailer XyKit makes these geeky lamps to order. Roll your dice under the glow of this d20. It doesn’t matter whether you’re playing Pathfinder, Dungeons & Dragons and even Vampire: the Masquerade the illumination from these carved panels will delight your friends and cast atmospheric shadows around the room. The light […]
Wizards of the Coast have now confirmed that Guild Masters’ Guide to Ravnica is the next D&D setting (along with Eberron) but for a while, the RPG community only had rumour and an unexplained listing on Amazon to discuss. During the Sunday of discovery, eagle-eyed gamers found more than just the main core book on […]
Gamers are smart people. Remember how these Fuck yeah! dice sold out on ebay in hours? A different creator, Justin Sirois, now has a Kickstarter project going to make more. You can follow the progress from the campaign page. [Back this Campaign] I know what you’re thinking. How many attempts did it take for the […]
Dice crafter Vicent Ortiz has a success on his hands with this set of custom dice. They have “F*ck” instead of “1” and “F*ck Yeah!” instead of 20 and this is perfect if you’re rolling in a system with critical hits and critical failures.
It’s nice when you can revisit a store on Etsy and see that they’re doing well. Geek Native last wrote up Mage Studio in July 2014. Four years ago, wow.
In this issue of TradeCraft Bonus we take a look at dragon boxes where you can store your dice and other RPG bits and pieces. Our retailer is Em Brace Leather who are based in the UK and make a range of leather goodies – often with a tabletop focus. The owner, Mandy Brace, is […]